In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Plus Kerry delays Israel trip, Hasidim for Bikes in Williamsburg, and more
Plus Assad talks tough and a Jewish Holocaust avenger tells his story
Plus the Dersh calls for a settlement freeze, and more
New Middle East makes Amman a new center of gravity
What happens after the step backward from direct peace talks
Plus the settlers’ favorite former Alaska governor, and more
Hugely unpopular, he has little to offer, and everyone knows it
Plus the freeze in writing, and more
Plus why there is no freeze paper trail, and more in the news
Why the carrots are really sticks
Plus a closer look at the Ghajar withdrawal, and more in the news
Plus preparing for the worst in Lebanon, and more in the news
Plus women for peace, and more
Plus Yitzhak Rabin’s (non-?)legacy, and more in the news
Long live the peace talks?
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet